Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

Indicator 11.b.2: Whether or not the city has adopted and implemented a disaster risk reduction strategy in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030

Non-Statistical Indicator

Los Angeles was selected as an inaugural member of the 100 Resilient Cities Network in 2013. Since then, Angelenos have come together to develop Resilient Los Angeles, a strategy by and for Angelenos that leverages the city’s strengths and advances new partnerships in order to prepare Los Angeles to address current and future challenges.

Proportion of local governments that adopt and implement local disaster risk reduction strategies in line with national disaster risk reduction strategies

This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

Indicator available
Indicator description
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement
Definitions
Calculations
Disaggregation Categories
WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment

Aligns to WCCD 7.6-Average number of electrical interruptions per customer per year; WCCD 7.7- Average length of electrical interruptions (in hours); and WCCD 10.3-Number of natural disaster related deaths per 100k population

Other information
Data last updated 2018-10-20: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Whether or not the city has adopted and implemented a disaster risk reduction strategy in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030

Indicator number

11.b.2

Target name

By 2020, substantially increase the number of cities and human settlements adopting and implementing integrated policies and plans towards inclusion, resource efficiency, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, resilience to disasters, and develop and implement, in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030, holistic disaster risk management at all levels

Target number

11.b

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

United Nations Office for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (pdf 2066kB) opens in a new window